Coming Events

  • APL News - June 1

    Summer Storytimes — Registration for summer storytimes is in progress. The next storytimes session will begin June 6 and will run through July 21. The schedule is as follows:
    Babies/Toddlers Storytimes - Mondays or Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. — Rhymes, fingerplays, music, and stories for children ages birth to 36 months and their caregivers.
    Preschool Storytimes - Mondays or Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. — Stories, music, activities, and crafts for children ages 3 to 5 years. Parents are welcome, but not required to attend.

  • APL News - June 8

    Celebrate China! — On June 8 at 2 p.m. you can enjoy games, crafts, and food and take part in a Dragon Dance. For ages 6 and older. Registration is required.

    What’s In A Name? — The “Sew Happy” group will be changing its name on June 8 to “Busy Hands.” Busy Hands is still going to be a bi-weekly gathering of crafters who meet at 10 a.m. on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. If you quilt, knit, do tatting, crochet, etc. come and join the fun. This program is free.

  • Red Cross to have blood drive at St. Matthew

    The American Red Cross will have a blood drive Sunday, Aug. 14, 7-11 a.m. at St. Matthew Catholic Church in Mount Vernon.
    Healthy individuals are needed every day to maintain an adequate blood for supply for patients in need. Once a donor has made the commitment to give blood, it is important to take a few simple steps to prepare and help ensure a good donation experience. The Red Cross recommends:

  • St. Matthew PTA Card Party

    St. Matthew’s will  have its annual PTA Card Party on Tuesday, Oct. 18 with doors opening at 6 p.m. You don’t have to play cards to have a great night out at this Mardi Gras themed event.

  • Legion Post 370 to host 8th District meeting

    The American Legion Post 370 in New Harmony will host the 8th District American Legion Meeting on Sunday, Oct. 23 from 1-3 p.m. at the post home, 516 Church St.
    All American Legion family members are invited to attend. For more information, call the post at 682-3873.

  • Library Corner - Dec. 7

    Steamboat A-Comin’ Traveling Exhibit — During Open Hours, the library is celebrating the bicentennial anniversary of the voyage of the steamboat New Orleans in 1811 by hosting the exhibit Steamboat A-Comin’: The Legacy of the New Orleans. This exhibit consists of 19 one-sided, freestanding banner stands. Three are 4-feet wide and 16 are 3-feet wide.  The exhibit will be placed in the library foyer and in various locations through out the library until Dec. 20.

  • Girls Scouts hosting STEAM U overnight event for all girls

    Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana and the University of Evansville invite all girls entering grades 6-12 to an overnight event, funded in part by a grant from the Welborn Baptist Foundation, that focuses on the innovation that is made possible through the collaboration of science and the arts/humanities.

  • Women’s Fund to host 2nd Annual Garden Walk

    The second annual Posey County Women’s Fund Garden Walk will be held Saturday, June 8 from noon to 4 p.m. The gardens of Dennis and Carolyn Wintz, Shawn and Cindy Nix, Phil and Patty Ferguson, Mark and Mary Weintraut, Greg and Rosemary Knowles, and the St. John's prayer garden will be open for viewing during the garden walk. Light refreshments will be served at each garden.
    In addition, Carol Peerman, Master Gardener, will be giving talks at the Riverfront Rain Garden.

  • Joint Vacation Bible School planned

    Trinity United Church of Christ and St. Matthew Catholic Church have announced the dates for their joint Vacation Bible School. The sessions will be held 1-3 p.m., Monday through Friday, beginning Monday, June 17. 1:00-3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, the week of June 17, in St. Matthew School Gym at Mulberry and Fourth streets.

  • SWCS presents irrigation discussion

    Mark your calendar for the Hoosier Chapter SWCS Summer Workshop and join in a timely discussion about irrigation in a conservation cropping system in Indiana. This workshop is designed for professional and retired conservationists, academia, educators, farmers, and those that want to know more about irrigation.